In response to possible rain, The City of Granite Shoals has cancelled the Christmas by the Highway lighting ceremony tonight, Friday, Dec. 2. The Walkway of Lights in Marble Falls does not admit visitors when it is raining, but a decision about tonight will not be made until 2:30 p.m. The toll free number for advisories about the Walkway is 844-MFLIGHTS (844-635-4448).
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Anthony St. James, right, prepares to install 'Fresh Water Cowgirl,' his sculptural creation of stainless steel and brass for the 11th Annual Sculpture on Main. Downtown islands proved too confining for the 14-foot mermaid, who now rises up from the grounds of City Hall at the intersection of Avenue H, Third Street and US 281.
Friends and family of Lake Travis High School senior Santiago Vega and his mother, Cynthia Ann Vega, share their sorrow Thursday morning, Dec. 1. The mother and son lost their lives Monday, Nov. 28, in a traffic accident on Texas 71 east of Spicewood where the informal memorial was held. Find their obituary here at HighlanderNews.com under "Obits." http://bit.ly/2fQOEdr